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Re: tigervnc fails because of libXfont2

On Fri, 14 Apr 2023 at 22:24, David Brownlee <> wrote:
> On Mon, 27 Mar 2023 at 16:40, Greg Troxel <> wrote:
> >
> > Digging some more, there is another possible issue:
> >
> >   BUILTIN_PKG being set to libXfont2 vs Xfont2
> >
> > It would be good for someone who really understands builtin processing
> > to have a look at this.
> Could I put in a supporting call for someone who understands builtin
> processing to maybe look at this? tigervnc is probably the only
> reliably vnc client on NetBSD for a number of use cases (connecting to
> a macOS box being one), and not being able to build it is a real
> deficit....

Pending someone who understands I've added a workaround
(hack) to just skip the libXfont2 inclusion on non
modular NetBSD, which allows tigervnc to build (plus updated it to the
latest version). The Makefile indicates its a hack and that someone
with fu is wanted for a better solution


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